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Join a Team Making a Difference in the Lives of Children!! Program Overview: Located approximately 30 miles west of Knoxville, TN, Kingston Academy is a 52-bed coed Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) helping children between the ages of 5 to 17. Both our Residential and Educational programs are licensed and accredited by Joint Commission, as well as Department of Mental Health and Disability services. Kingston Academy not only serves children from Tennessee, but also children from Nevada, Kentucky, Arkansas, West Virginia and North Carolina. We focus on behavioral change through the power of choice. Staff builds strong relationships with students to help them understand the choices that they have. This method with structure and consistency allows trust to grow between our students and staff. Students play such an important role to our structure that they participate in our staff orientation, trainings and campus government. Programs offered include: Longterm residential treatment for boys and girls ages 5 to 17 years old Therapeutic Day school Intensive Day Treatment Job Overview: Kingston Academy has immediate needs for a Clinical Therapist to provide comprehensive clinical and case management services to students. This includes the provision of individual, family, and group therapy; crisis intervention; advocacy; assessment; discharge planning; interdisciplinary teamwork; and serving as community liaison. The Therapists are expected to work a flexible schedule and participate in assisting in the milieu as needed. Job Requirements: Masters degree in Psychology, Counseling, or Social Work from an accredited college or university. Some postgraduate experience working with emotionally disturbed children/adolescents and their families is preferred, but not required. Experience in cognitive therapies, trauma treatment, play therapy and family therapy is preferred. If not already licensed, Therapists are required to obtain clinical licensure (LPC, LMFT, LMSW) in the state of TN.Both licensed and Non-Licensed Therapists are encouraged to apply. Benefits: Offering Competitive Salary Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance after sixty days Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability Company provided AD&D insurance Flexible Spending program 401K after sixty days Paid time off Apply Not ready to Apply? Job Snapshot Employee Type: Full-Time Location: Knoxville , TN Job Type: Health Care Experience: Not Specified Date Posted
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